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Sir John Poyntz

Sir John Poyntz

Male 1577 - 1617  (40 years)

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  • Name John Poyntz 
    Prefix Sir 
    Born 1577  Woodhatch, Reigate, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Baptism 8 Dec 1577  Reigate, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1607 
    Marshall of King James I. 
    Died 20 Oct 1617  Jamestown, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I3404  Brooksbank
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2014 

    Father Sir William Poyntz, of Woodhatch,   b. 1542, Alderley, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1601, Reigate, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Newdigate,   b. Abt 1548, Wivelsfield, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1602, Reigate, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Family ID F1443  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse Ann Sydenham,   b. 5 Jan 1582, Nympsfield, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1608, Iron Acton, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 27 Jul 1589  Reigate, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Richard Poyntz
     2. Col-Gen Sir Sydenham Poyntz,   b. Abt 1598, Reigate, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1663, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     3. William Poyntz,   c. Abt 1604,   bur. Abt 1630  (Age ~ 26 years)
     4. Capt John Poyntz, RN,   b. 7 Sep 1606, Reigate, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1643  (Age 37 years)
     5. Capt Newdigate Poyntz,   b. 8 Nov 1608, Benefield, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1643, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2011 
    Family ID F1441  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In 1607, he was described as a marshal unto King James I. He sold all of his property at various times between 5 Nov 1615 and 20 Oct 1617.
    • (Research):These two branches of the family were united when John Poyntz married his cousin Anne Sydenham

      As a result of serious differences, his wife Anne obtained a divorce on 31 Oct 1613. In 1607, he was described as a marshal unto King James I. He sold all of his property at various times between 5 Nov 1615 and 20 Oct 1617. He was the John Poyntz who was living in Virginia in James Town (city) and with the Corporation thereof. [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S5377] IGI i3404.

    2. [S5683] rootsweb i3404.